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Warrington next for significant economic growth

Property consultant highlights Warrington’s strength for potential expansion Property consultant JLL has today released a national report on the next wave of growth centres for office demand, highlighting Warrington among those set for potential expansion. The third in JLL’s ‘The New Geography…

pro-manchester members exclusive offer for ‘Tax Efficient Investing for Professional Advisers’ event

An extended half day seminar, 16th June at the Bruntwood Tower, Manchester Piccadilly The last few years have been hard on high net worth clients. Reduced lifetime pension allowances, HMRC clawbacks of personal allowances, withdrawals of traditional trust arrangements and a general tightening…

Smith & Williamson bolsters its Manchester tax team

Smith & Williamson, the accountancy and investment management group, has strengthened its Manchester office with the appointment of Karl Rosedale as Director in its private client tax services team. As well as building on the already established sports team, Karl will be…

Corn Exchange identified as top restaurant location in Manchester in research by Colliers International

Refurbished Grade Two Listed building attracts food and beverage sector leading rents of £50 per sq ft Corn Exchange Manchester, the Grade Two Listed building being relaunched as a one of the UK’s leading dining facilities this year, has emerged as the…

Lowry Hotel offers five star fly fishing on the Irwell to residents

Champion angler will introduce hotel guests to Greater Manchester’s rivers Fly fishing for trout has the image of a very expensive country pursuit for business execs in the Scottish Highlands. But now the luxury Lowry Hotel is offering fly fishing trips and…

Women in Business Club launches with premiere event

This Thursday will see the launch of the Women in Business Club, with their premiere event "Celebrating Success." This not-for-profit event will highlight and showcase successful business women in the Northwest. This evening event is a dynamic and invigorating event aiming to inspire,…

How good is your Telephone Customer Experience?

Customer experience over the telephone is an important part of day-to-day business for professional services. Given the power of word-of-mouth reviews and recommendations, getting your customer service right and enhancing customer experience is vital. If you’re great at ensuring that everyone who…

Salford Business School celebrates award win with their ‘Masters of Business Admin’ programme

To celebrate its recent win of the Times Higher Education ‘Business School of the year’ award, Salford Business School is making two exceptional fee awards available, for the June and July intake of their Masters of Business Administration (MBA) programme. For eligible…

New social platform ‘Trek America’ launched

Following on from the phenomenal success of the original Trek America Live platform developed by KMP Digitata the teams from Trek America and KMP wanted to push the boundaries even further.  The idea was that the experience should be intuitive, fit within…

DWF shortlisted in Responsible Business Awards 2015

Top 20 legal business DWF has been shortlisted for the School Partnership accolade at this year’s Responsible Business Awards, run by Business in the Community. DWF has been recognised for its innovative education programme 5 STAR Futures that delivers a range of…